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Title: Boom Truck Operator
Definition: Boom truck operators set up, service and operate. truck-mounted hydraulic booms that are capable of moving heavy loads. Booms are hoist and swing equipment used to move machinery, materials and other large objects.
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• College of the North Atlantic (CNA) – Mobile Crane Operator
• Operating Engineers College (OEC) – Boom Truck Trade Qualifier
First Credential: Certificate plus apprenticeship
Salary Range: PayScale (Canada) (Sept 2015):
Mobile Crane Operator: Range: $40,739 to $101,649. Median: $30/hr.
Crane Operator: Range: $41,230 to $103,124. Median: $28/hr.
Salary (More Info): PayScale: Mobile Crane Operator; Crane Operator
Related Specialties: Crane Operator, Hoist Operator, Mobile Crane Operator
Professional Associations: Association of Crane & Rigging Professionals (ACRP); Women Building Futures; Office to Advance Women Apprentices; Canadian Construction Women
Other Resources: Gov of NFLD: Plan of Training; Gov of NFLD Study Guide Mobile Crane Operator; Gov of NFLD: Apprenticeship Handbook; Gov of Canada - Crane operators